The unqualified success of the first SIX – A – Tournament which was held on 4th October 1986 by a special committee, that was entrusted the task of forming the PPA and organizing such tournament as one of its activities.
The PPA was formally inaugurated on the 13th August 1987. The Association was established to Foster, Good will and fellowship through sports and other social activities. The first Executive committee consists of 12 members from different Pharmaceutical companies in Sri Lanka. The first president of the committee was Mr. Darrel Perera who was an employee of Mackwoods – Winthrop Limited in 1987.
PPA celebrates its 32nd Anniversary this Year. During the past 32 years the Association has been successful in achieving a true sense of togetherness among the Pharmaceutical Marketing fraternity keeping a line with the objective of Fostering, Goodwill and Fellowship through Sports, CSR and Knowledge building activities. The scope of the association has broadened through out the past years with hard work, enthusiasm and Blessings of the Patrons, past Presidents, Executives Committees and Member Companies who have done in a more responsible manner so as to ensure the continuity of its future.
The Member companies can proudly claim that they belong to an association which has been in existence actively and progressed well during the last 32 years.
PPA sport festivals, Quiz Nights, PPA knowledge building conferences, free health camps & Blood Donation Camps have been the major events of the PPA during the past 32 years. And this year we added The Pioneers Showdown the Friendly Cricket Match of the CEOs / MDs / Directors at the Outdoor Sport Festival. Our strength relies on the membership of the Association.
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